from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Caribbean Informal talk, usually among men, occurring in a public place: "the street corner, the rum shop, the crossroads, wherever hanging out, or . . . blagging, takes place” ( Roger D. Abrahams).
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- v. Present participle of blag.
From French blaguer, to talk through one's hat, from blague, bladder, pouch, of Germanic origin, ultimately from Latin bulga, leather bag; see bulge.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)